Childhood is the age span ranging from birth to adolescence. In developmental psychology, childhood is divided up into the developmental stages of toddlerhood (learning to walk), early childhood (play age), middle childhood (school age), and adolescence (puberty through post-puberty).

Read more about Childhood:  Age Ranges of Childhood, History, Geographies of Childhood, Research in Social Sciences

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Katherine Sherwood Bonner Mc Dowell - Childhood and Early Life
... A childhood of luxury and privilege gave way to an early womanhood of decreased possibilities and genteel poverty ... Despite being "innately literary" from early childhood and the fact that Bonner wrote several stories that were published in small periodicals before she turned fifteen, her ...
Pete Rose, Jr. - Childhood
... was often shown on national television during his childhood years as a batboy for his father's teams ...
Plano Independent School District - List of Schools - Early Childhood Schools
... Beaty Early Childhood School Jupiter Center (currently closed) Isaacs Early Childhood School Pearson Early Childhood School ...
Childhood - Research in Social Sciences
... Further information Childhood studies In recent years there has been a rapid growth of interest in the sociological study of adulthood ... research, people have developed key links between the study of childhood and social theory, exploring its historical, political, and cultural dimensions in Ethiopia ...
Sergey Aksakov - Later Life
... Semeinaya khronika, 1856 also translated as A Russian Gentleman) and Childhood Years of Bagrov Grandson (Detskie gody Bagrova-vnuka, 1858, translated as ... These reminiscences of a childhood spent in a Russian patriarchal family "brought Aksakov recognition as a literary artist of the first rank." Aksakov's semi-a ...

Famous quotes containing the word childhood:

    I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.
    Sigmund Freud (1856–1939)

    The childhood shows the man,
    As morning shows the day.
    John Milton (1608–1674)

    From his childhood onwards this boy will be surrounded by sycophants and flatterers.... In due course, following the precedent which has already been set, he will be sent on a tour of the world and probably rumours of a morganatic marriage alliance will follow, and the end of it will be the country will be called upon to pay the bill.
    James Keir Hardie (1856–1915)